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by el plates
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: wanted lower front wishbone bolt
Replies: 6
Views: 536

Re: wanted lower front wishbone bolt

An M10 bolt 50mm long + use a Ny-loc nut Got a OME one here if you need it Kit that sounds like the lower ball joint to the hub..... i was after the long one at the front of the wishbone nut is held by a welded cage, and thats where the dirt gets stuck and it rusts it all up...... bolt feeds from t...
by el plates
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: wanted lower front wishbone bolt
Replies: 6
Views: 536

Re: wanted lower front wishbone bolt

Thanks Duncan,

I am sure i have one in my spares somewhere also......but just needed the info.

i can source locally as i need it quickly for the MOT next week.
and i am sure it will fail without one.... lol lol

many thanks for the offer.

Thanks for the info.

See you soon.

:D :D :D :D
by el plates
Sat Aug 10, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: wanted lower front wishbone bolt
Replies: 6
Views: 536

wanted lower front wishbone bolt

As the title suggests.............

Lower front wishbone bolts and nut... required

Had to cut mine off when replacing the wishbones,

so any one know the replacement bolt and nut size....

or a link to buying one......

Many thanks,
need it for the MOT

:D :D :D :D
by el plates
Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Holes in my sills both sides at rear
Replies: 13
Views: 1181

Re: Holes in my sills both sides at rear

common issue, difficult to say, depends on the extent of rust. any pictures..... can only check the inners once you have cut out the rust on the outer.... most repairs are doable all depends on how deep your pockets and the overall condition of the rest of the car. But both inner and out has been re...
by el plates
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: In need of parts urgently...
Replies: 35
Views: 3541

Re: In need of parts urgently...

lots of good offers of help,

i may have some bits too,

depends on who is nearest to you, especially with things like bonnets......

all the best
by el plates
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: 1995 dark blue v6 probe
Replies: 5
Views: 994

Re: 1995 dark blue v6 probe

to be sure,

look for the code on the vin plate under the bonnet.

sometimes the reg date is not an exact science....

if its MQ then its electric blue
by el plates
Sun Nov 04, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: V6 removal of the speed sensor on the gear box?
Replies: 11
Views: 1699

Re: V6 removal of the speed sensor on the gear box?

Woo Hoo

good to hear it came out ok.
i was a bit worried passing on a whole gearbox if had had broken coming out......


it was soaked in WD40 every 3 or 4 days, over the course of 3 weeks.
Plus it was out of the car...

All the best.

Good luck with refit......

:D :D :D :D
by el plates
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Radiator & heater hoses
Replies: 3
Views: 691

Re: Radiator & heater hoses

As said i can probably russle up a set of old hoses....

but it that what you want / need....

:) :) :) :)
by el plates
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Radiator & heater hoses
Replies: 3
Views: 691

Re: Radiator & heater hoses

did you mean the radiator and the radiator hoses.... or did you mean radiator hoses and heater hoses???? are you looking for aftermarket... eg samco or standard black???? new or used. are you looking to replace a faulty one? sorry 20 questions but it depends what you want and therefore what people c...
by el plates
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: V6 removal of the speed sensor on the gear box?
Replies: 11
Views: 1699

Re: V6 removal of the speed sensor on the gear box?

thanks peeps, all good info.

so the front is the reverse light.

the two wire switch on the back is the speed sensor

so whats the third one with the push fit connector???

:) :) :)